About 10 Hong Kong students were taken away by the police with the slogan Hong Kong independence in Everest
About 10 Hong Kong students were detained by the public security yesterday (23) at the base camp of Mount Everest in Tibet, most of them Hong Kong University students. Some mainland tourists said that they saw a student holding up the slogan Hong Kong independence and another student taking pictures for him. After having a theory with them, the tourists immediately called the police. The students were taken away by the police after they were asked about the situation. They were also criticized in plain Chinese with a strong accent.